Disparity Study

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Cincinnati council members are calling for a study to identify city practices that may contribute to institutional racism. Seven members signed a motion directing the city manager to put money in the next budget to fund the disparity study.

City of Cincinnati

Cincinnati Council has endorsed remedies to make sure the city does a better job awarding contracts to African-American and women-owned businesses. 

A recent study finds such awards from 2009 to 2013 were limited.